Roland Ward “Mort” Moore, 88 died at Golden View Health Care Center in Meredith, on November 15, 2022, following a period of failing health. He was born in Newton, Massachusetts on June 5, 1934, the son of Henry and Flora [Ward] Moore. Mort spent his early years in Newton before relocating to Ashland, New Hampshire in 1948.
He attended the Ashland Schools, graduating from Ashland High School class of 1953. After graduation, he served his country in the US Navy. He was employed at General Electric in Lynn, Massachusetts, at Scott and Williams in Laconia, at IPC, and Freudenberg as a machinist.
Mort was a member of the Ashland Fire Department, the Dupuis-Cross Post # 15 American Legion, a member and past Exalted Ruler of the Plymouth Elks Lodge # 2312, Ashland Sports Boosters, and the Ashland Little League Program. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, swimming, and trips to Nova Scotia. He was predeceased by his son Richard Moore.
He is survived by his son Scott Moore of Plymouth, daughter Lori Mayo of Meredith and son Craig Moore of Ashland, 9 Grandchildren, Jeffery Moore, Michael Moore, Derek Moore, Cameron Evans, Isabelle Mayo, Colby Moore, Cierra Moore, Jacob Moore, and Mark Doyle, and 4 Great Grandchildren, Conor Moore, Kingsley Moore, Carson Moore, and Charlie Moore.
A graveside service will be held on Friday November 18, 2022, at 11:00am at the Green Grove Cemetery, Main Street, Ashland, NH 03217. For more information go to: Dupuisfuneralhome.com. Donations may be made to the Dupuis-Cross Post # 15 American Legion, PO Box 423, 37 Main Street, Ashland, NH 03217.